Ransomware group Ragnar Locker, which claimed responsibility for the attack, has developed a reputation for targeting critical infrastructure operators. Cybercriminals are capitalising on Europe’s energy crisis as one of Greece’s largest natural gas distributors has suffered a data breach. The gas operator, DESFA, confirmed in a public statement that cybercriminals attempted to gain access to its IT […]
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The Albanian government has been hit with a “massive cyber-attack,” forcing its websites offline. In a statement shared with local news outlets, the government blamed the incident on a synchronized “attack from abroad.” The press release continued: “In order to not allow this attack to damage our information system, the National Agency of Information Society […]
Roughly 450 Elasticsearch databases have been targeted with ransomware that replaces their indexes with a demand for $620 to return the stolen data. The threat actors demand that victims pay within seven days or the ransom is doubled. After two weeks, it seems that the data is destroyed and no recovery is available. This campaign […]
The Alert of the Month for April 2022 is a ransomware data breach originating from the dark web but first found on Telegram. Prefer to listen to the analysts themself? Watch our live stream on Linkedin. This alert is a prime example of how difficult it can be to locate a data breach without external […]
To better understand what digital risks are most important in manufacturing, we can look to the three biggest cyberattacks in the manufacturing industry.